The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Ascot region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 2 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ascot 25.00% - 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
Microsoft
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ascot region.

Vendors Category
Ascot
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ascot 50.00% 100.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £29,000 £60,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.66% +215.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Ascot

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Ascot region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Ascot

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Ascot

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Ascot region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Ascot

Microsoft
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Ascot

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ascot region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Ascot by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ascot region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware